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SAP NS2 Places Investment for IT, Cyber Expansion in Virginia; Mark Testoni Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 22, 2017 — SAP National Security Services (NYSE: SAP) is moving to expand its information technology and cybersecurity operations in Virginia with a planned $6 million investment and creation of nearly 100 new jobs, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority said Thursday SAP NS2 …

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AWS Plans East Coast Corporate Campus in Fairfax County, VA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 12, 2017 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) has partnered with the Virginia Economic Development Partnership and the state’s Major Employment and Investment Commission in efforts to open a new AWS facility in Fairfax County, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority said Thursday the future AWS …

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Weekly Roundup September 19 – September 23 2016: KBR Becomes Major Govt Services Player & more

September 19 – September 23 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson KBR’s expansion move into the U.S. and global government services markets became official on Monday when the Houston-based engineering company closed its $300 million purchase of the business known as …

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IBM Vet Jennifer Chronis Joins Amazon Web Services to Lead DoD Business

Jennifer Chronis, a former vice president in IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) federal business and 15-year “Big Blue” veteran, has joined cloud computing services contractor Amazon Web Services as general manager for the Defense Department market, AWS has confirmed to GovCon Wire. Chronis will oversee accounts related to the four U.S. service branches and all DoD organizations …

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Airbus Call Handling Tech to Support General Dynamics’ Work on Fairfax County NG911

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2016 — Airbus will deploy its Vesta 9-1-1 call handling platform across Fairfax County in Virginia to support the region’s Next Generation 9-1-1 program with General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Vesta 9-1-1 will be part of the county’s future emergency communications network and facilitate an increased call center …

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Carahsoft to Deploy ‘Google for Work’ to 90K Public Sector Users Under New Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 2, 2016 — Carahsoft Technology will provide Google for Work to approximately 90, 000 public sector users under a potential seven-year contract awarded through Virginia’s Fairfax County by a national consortium of state and local organizations, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday U.S. Communities tapped Carahsoft and its authorized reseller partners …

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Genesys Works Boosts IT Intern Program; Dell’s George Newstrom Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 17, 2016 — Genesys Works will work with Fairfax County public schools in efforts to expand the company’s information technology internship program, GovCon Executive reported March 8. The company said March 7 that AT&T (NYSE: T) shared $500, 000 to help fund the program, which will cater to high school …

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Raytheon, L-3, CSC Pick Up DoD Deals

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is being awarded a $55, 411, 697 firm-fixed-price modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-09-C-5111) to exercise an option for the production of an Aegis ashore test site AN/SPY-1D(V) Transmitter (XMTR) Group and MK 99 Mod 8 Fire Control System. Work will be performed in Andover, Mass. (88 …

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KPMG Set to Bring Jobs to Northern VA

KPMG an audit, tax and advisory firm, will add “nearly 375 jobs” to its office in Fairfax County, Va. “We’re delighted to be expanding in Fairfax County, ” said Candy Duncan, managing partner for KPMG’s Washington Metropolitan area.  “Tysons was the best fit among the options we considered, in part …

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